Aeronautics (AERO)

AERO 107

SMALL UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM (SUAS) REMOTE PILOT GROUND SCHOOL

1 UNIT

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 1 hour

Offered: ALL

Equips students with knowledge about the regulations and procedures governing the safe and legal operation of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS), commonly referred to as "drones." Coincides with the knowledge areas in the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA's) Part 107 airman knowledge test for a Remote Pilot Certificate with a sUAS rating, and is intended to prepare students for the FAA written examination required for students to become commercial sUAS pilots. [D; CSU] (Same as: GEOG 107)

AERO 108

INTRODUCTION TO UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS (DRONES)

4 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 3 hours, laboratory 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Introduces unmanned aerial systems (drones), including applications, safety, maintenance, mission planning and flying, and data acquisition (still images and video). [D; CSU] (Same as: GEOG 108)